Be a sweetie Sunday and visit the Honey Harvest Festival...


September 16, 1992|By Staff report

Be a sweetie Sunday and visit the Honey Harvest Festival from noon to 5 p.m. at Hashawha Environmental Appreciation Center.

Look into an apiary and see a real queen at work. Take a hay ride, gawk at the fearless bee-bearded man, get the scoop on killer bees, meet the National Honey Princess and join Mountain Man Kirk on a search for a bee tree.

The Carroll County Beekeepers Association sponsors and all the fun is free at 300 John Owings Road, Westminster.

Information: 848-9040.


Taste the grape Saturday and Sunday at the eighth annual Maryland Wine Festival.

Ten Maryland wineries show and sell their wines. Amateur vintners can submit their wines for judging.

Admission is $10 per adult of legal drinking age with ID. Children who are accompanied by a paying adult are admitted free.

Admission includes a wine glass, engraved with the festival logo, and tickets to taste 10 1-ounce samples.

Follow the crowds from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday to the Carroll County Farm Museum, 500 S. Center St., Westminster.

Information: 876-2667.

The American Lung Association joins the festivities to present the Wine Festival Bike Tour. Cyclists can pedal a 10-, 25- or 50-mile tour for charity.

Information: 560-2120.


"Anything Goes" at 8 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday as September Song performs the Cole Porter musical of mistaken identities.

This 19th annual performance benefits programs serving people with developmental disabilities, including CHANGES, formerly Carroll Haven.

Tickets are $8 for reserved seats and $5 for general admission at Westminster High School, 1225 Washington Road.

Information: 876-1760.


Watch Carroll Carvers Club turn blocks of wood into Santa Clauses from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Piney Run Nature Center.

At this workshop, members will be happy to discuss wood-carving how-to's with visitors. The center is inside the park at 30 Martz Road, Eldersburg.

Information: 795-6043.


Two flea markets should satisfy bargain hunters Saturday.

Grace United Church of Christ, 2049 Keysville-Bruceville Road, Keymar, offers good buys and refreshments from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Information: 756-2036.

And Westminster Church of God does a market from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Lucabaugh Mill Road. Come early for a sewing machine and your choice of patterns for dresses and crafts. Take dessert home from the baked table. Information: 876-9192.

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